Goto Section: 1.44 | 1.46 | Table of Contents
Revised as of January 14, 2021
Goto Year:2020 |
§ 1.45 Pleadings; filing periods.
Link to an amendment published at 85 FR 85528 , Dec. 29, 2020.
Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, pleadings in Commission
proceedings shall be filed in accordance with the provisions of this
section. Pleadings associated with licenses, applications, waivers and
other documents in the Wireless Radio Services may be filed via the
(a) Petitions. Petitions to deny may be filed pursuant to § 1.939 of
(b) Oppositions. Oppositions to any motion, petition, or request may be
filed within 10 days after the original pleading is filed.
(c) Replies. The person who filed the original pleading may reply to
oppositions within 5 days after the time for filing oppositions has
expired. The reply shall be limited to matters raised in the
oppositions, and the response to all such matters shall be set forth in
a single pleading; separate replies to individual oppositions shall not
(d) Requests for temporary relief; shorter filing periods. Oppositions
to a request for stay of any order or to a request for other temporary
relief shall be filed within 7 days after the request is filed. Replies
to oppositions should not be filed and will not be considered. The
provisions of § 1.4(h) shall not apply in computing the filing date for
oppositions to a request for stay or for other temporary relief.
(e) Ex parte disposition of certain pleadings. As a matter of
discretion, the Commission may rule ex parte upon requests for
continuances and extensions of time, requests for permission to file
pleadings in excess of the length prescribed in this chapter, and
requests for temporary relief, without waiting for the filing of
oppositions or replies.
Note: Where specific provisions contained in part 1 conflict with this
section, those specific provisions are controlling. See, in particular,
§ § 1.294(c), 1.298(a), and 1.773.
[ 28 FR 12415 , Nov. 22, 1963, as amended at 33 FR 7153 , May 15, 1968; 45 FR 64190 , Sept. 29, 1980; 54 FR 31032 , July 26, 1989; 54 FR 37682 ,
Sept. 12, 1989; 63 FR 68919 , Dec. 14, 1998]
Goto Section: 1.44 | 1.46
Goto Year: 2020 |
CiteFind - See documents on FCC website that
cite this rule
Want to support this service?
Report errors in
this rule. Since these rules are converted to HTML by machine, it's possible errors have been made. Please
help us improve these rules by clicking the Report FCC Rule Errors link to report an error.
Helping make public information public